LeBron James: 'No one wants an invite' to the Trump White House

LeBron James tries to quickly explain the end-of-regulation situation to J.R. Smith
LeBron James tries to quickly explain the end-of-regulation situation to J.R. Smith

07 June, 2018

Similarly, Curry said: "I agree with 'Bron". The way we handled things past year, we would stay consistent with that.

Last year, his tweet calling Trump a "bum", when he defended Steph Curry and the Warriors' decision not to visit the White House, was the most retweeted post by an athlete of 2017.

The players voiced their opinions on the day Trump escalated his feud with the NFL's Philadelphia Eagles after most of the Super Bowl-winning team passed up a White House invitation.

On Sunday night, the Warriors won Game Two - this time on the back of 33 points and an National Basketball Association finals record nine three-pointers from Steph Curry.

Golden State has a 2-0 series lead and is looking to defeat James and the Cavs in the Finals for the third time in four years. If the bone bruise in his knee is sufficiently healed, it could allow Golden State to put him on James in hopes that he can slow the superstar down just enough to lessen Cleveland's chances of an upset.

Watch a preview of the Warriors-Cavaliers NBA Finals Game Three courtesy of NBA TV, in the video below. It's a lot of things that we believe in as Americans that we don't feel that he's for.

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Here's Kevin Love on that idea: "I mean, I don't know what he had at that point, but he ended the game with 51-8-8, so he did a lot".

It has been a long-standing tradition for championship teams to visit the White House, but there has been some controversy since President Donald Trump took the office. We get it at this point. "Now we've got to come back and do the same thing".

I'm assuming that everyone who reads this blog was watching game one of the NBA Finals last week so I am not going to recount moment-by-moment the last four seconds of that game.

Following reports that only a small delegation of Eagles players was planning to attend Tuesday's ceremony, Trump announced on Monday that he had rescinded the team's invite due to the ongoing national anthem protest controversy.

"I don't know why people keep wanting to pick battles this way". It won't be Golden State or Cleveland going [to the White House]. Although it took until Game 5 for the Warriors to secure the series, that shot is seen by many was the one that won it. Durant, though, disagrees with the idea that it changed him.

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